Microsoft Teams: 3 reasons it will boost your team’s productivity TODAY!

Typically, a product is merely defined by the code it stands on. For instance, Word allows you to type your work product (like I’m doing now), Excel helps you compute, PowerPoint provides you with a platform to tell a story (hopefully without bullet points), and Outlook is our source for an overly-flooded electronic mailbox (for [...]

By | August 8th, 2017|Managed Services, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rubrik review: one-stop-shop for data management & peace of mind

First, in this Rubrik review, let's start by explaining exactly what the tool is... Rubrik Cloud Data Management is a single software fabric that manages all application data in the cloud, at the edge, or on-premises for many use cases, including backup, recovery, archival, analytics, development, and cloud. Rubrik takes the complexity of maintaining and managing your [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Managed Services, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Microsoft Inspire 2017 – The “why” statement that we’ve known all along

Last week, the FlexManage team had the privilege of attending Microsoft Inspire 2017, an annual conference held by Microsoft Corporation for its partner community. Listening to Satya Nadella's keynote address opening the conference on Monday, July 10, I couldn't help but be inspired by what the company's mission statement is: "Empower every person and organization [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Managed Services, Microsoft, Microsoft Partner, News|1 Comment

How being happy is contagious (and why you’ll live longer)

I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about the attitudes people bring to work every day and how a positive or negative attitude affects how others perform their jobs — including how they serve their clients. The interesting thing is that the attitude you bring to work directly impacts every aspect of what you [...]

By | May 24th, 2017|Managed Services|0 Comments

WannaCry Ransomware – what you need to know & how to protect your organization

As you undoubtedly read online or saw in the news, a brand new “ransomware” virus called WannaCry impacted over 150 countries, 250,000 computers across multiple verticals including healthcare and banking. In March, I wrote about the seriousness of security threats, malware, and ransomware on our FlexManage blog, and what we can do about it to protect [...]

How to eliminate the bottlenecks in every IT environment

Before coming over to run managed services for an IT services provider, I was a director for managed services with an eDiscovery (“electronic discovery”) services provider. Interestingly enough, there are a lot of similarities between the two. In eDiscovery, there were always bottlenecks between retrieving data for litigation, the processing of that data, storing it, [...]

Malware attacks on the rise – is your law firm protected?

Malware is no joking matter. It may be coming for you and your law firm when you least expect it. How could malware possibly affect my law firm? Imagine this scenario for a moment. An email comes in with the subject line Reply Brief due. The sender isn’t on the counsel list, but your reply [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|Managed Services, Security|1 Comment

Daniel Gold joins FlexManage as new practice director of managed services

FlexManage is proud to announce Daniel Gold as the new practice director for managed services. Daniel Gold will be responsible for leading and growing the practice, as well as furthering the FlexManage mission for managed services – making “IT” easy and accessible so that clients can focus on their strategic business operations. Daniel has 15 [...]

By | March 7th, 2017|Managed Services, News|0 Comments